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Advice for Students

Everything You Will Need for an Online Tutoring Session

You’ve decided to move forward with a tutor, and online tutoring services are just a click away from changing your C’s to A’s. You do have many tutoring choices available other than tutoring online. There’s home tutoring, peer tutoring, group tutoring or tutoring centres. There are even a few places that offer limited, free tutoring […]

4 April 2020 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Advice for Students

Should I try Online Tutoring?

Tutoring online and tutoring services in general, have exploded as an industry and are one of the fastest-growing franchise niches worldwide. In Canada, over 25% or 1 in 4 students receive tutoring as supplemental instruction to their formal education, at some point in their academic career. Online tutorials are a growing factor in the tutoring […]

27 March 2020 ∙ 8 minutes reading time

How do you become a private webcam tutor?

Tips for Becoming An Online Tutor

While private webcam tutorials have existed for a number of years now, some tutors still aren’t sure how to get started! We’re here to help you start tutoring online. When it comes to this type of tutoring services, everything’s changing: the materials, how you prepare the lessons, and how you speak to the students... It's now […]

25 March 2020 ∙ 8 minutes reading time

Advice for Students

The Best Online Courses Canada has to Offer

Private tutoring has become a regular part of the shadow education industry around the world, and Canada is no different. Canadians avail themselves of supplemental instruction in many subjects, be it math, English, languages, social sciences, the arts, or sports coaching. Why are more and more people turning to private tutorials? Because tutoring works. Children […]

20 March 2020 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Advice for Students

How to Find Online Private Tutoring in Canada

If you have a computer and the internet, you can find a tutor online with a brief search. But who are the best companies for tutoring out there? This article will explore that answer and analyse the benefits of online tutoring. Online tutors are not limited by geography. They have no travel time to consider […]

21 January 2020 ∙ 6 minutes reading time


The Advantages and Drawbacks of University Study

Studying in a Canadian university is the desire of many within and outside Canada. This is because Canada is seen as a country with many possibilities that anyone can harness regardless of their gender, race, or skin color. After your high school studies, the next step you may consider is to go to the university […]

29 March 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

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Top Unis in Canada

When it comes to research and good teaching, universities in Canada have always enjoyed a good reputation. Most importantly, they have never lagged behind. Canadian schools are highly ranked in tech and education. Have you seen what they are doing in IT and cyber research? Little wonder why they continue to attract the most intelligent […]

29 March 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time


What You Should Know about Going to the University

Whether you live in Canada or you are an aspiring student who wants to study in Canada, it is essential to know that Canada is an excellent place to work and study. Several study opportunities are available in Canada to choose from, and there are several work opportunities you can also consider during or after […]

29 March 2021 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

Work hard and Nail It: You Guide To Studying Physics

When it comes to clearer explanations of connections or phenomena between various findings, science is magnificent. The basic equations of physics and the double helix in biology are the examples. Physics is studying the physical universe, the structure of atoms, waves, mechanics, forces, and energy. Although high school Physics is part of our science suite, […]

28 March 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

How do you make your own sushi?

The Best Asian Food Blogs

Are you a fan of Asian food or would you like to learn how to cook but don’t know where to look? Do you have friends coming over to try your Peking duck or are you just sick of the restaurants in your town? There are plenty of blogs around the internet where you can […]

22 March 2021 ∙ 11 minutes reading time

Watercolor painting

Learning How to Paint Using Watercolor

When you were a kid, you probably love to shade your drawings with watercolor. And this could depict many things such as your dad and mom, your school teacher, or your sibling standing under a green tree. In our early years in school, most of us were watercolor artists, picking up our brush and watercolor […]

28 February 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Watercolor paper

A Guide to Watercolor Painting for Beginners

Just like dancing, watercolor painting is one of those things people wish they could do. It is very satisfying to turn a blank page or canvas into a boisterously colored medium. It is probably true that most people seem to be naturally endowed with the ability to paint and bring to life things that would […]

28 February 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Watercolor and brushes

Watercolor Painting Techniques for Beginners

Techniques often refer to a particular manner of carrying out a specific action, mostly involving the performance of a scientific or artistic pattern of doing things. When you hear the word "technique," you may think of something sophisticated, for example, a fighting style like judo or karate or a refined method of doing something cool […]

28 February 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

A student

Finding the Best University in Canada

In Canada, job security is a far cry for most people. While for others, they could quickly get it with the drop of a hat. With job security, you don't have to worry about losing your job. This kind of security could come in various ways, such as collective bargaining agreement, labor law, terms of […]

29 March 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time


University Courses with High Employment Rate in Canada

According to a 2017 Gallup poll, we spend as much as one-third of our lives at work. The need for sustenance and earn a living motivates a lot of people to dedicate their time to work each day. But the reality is that most are not happy with their jobs. Job security is one unique […]

29 March 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

How do you homeschool children?

Homeschooling Tips

“There is no school equal to a decent home and no teacher equal to a virtuous parent.” - Gandhi Let’s start by saying that there’s no such thing as a typical day of homeschooling and that’s probably why you’re interested in it. These tips are here to help, but you don’t need to follow them […]

29 March 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Why should you use smartphone apps to learn?

Reasons to Use Apps for Revision

“The unexamined life is not worth living” - Socrates No matter what kind of smartphone you have, you should be able to enjoy a variety of useful apps. Both the App Store and the Google Play Store have plenty of apps that you can use online and offline almost anywhere. Our phones are almost part […]

29 March 2021 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

How to choose the perfect yoga instructor

How To Choose the Right Yoga Teacher

Are you taking your first yoga class or are you looking for a change and exploring a new studio or instructor? Finding the right yoga teacher is an important step when starting or continuing your yoga practice.   Each yoga teacher undergoes specific training and completes the required yoga teacher training hours to become certified […]

12 April 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

How to find the perfect yoga lessons.

Take the Best Yoga Classes for You

Learning yoga can improve your quality of life. Yoga is not just a form of exercise, it incorporates the body, mind, and spirit. Practising yoga teaches mindfulness, stress reduction, flexibility, awareness of breath, and poses for physical strength. Whether you have a passion for yoga or you’re recently interested in learning more about the practice, […]

9 April 2021 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

Find the right yoga instructor today.

How Can I Find the Best Yoga Class Near Me?

Are you looking for the best yoga classes in your area? Before you go on the hunt for the best yoga class near you, start by asking yourself a series of questions: Why do I want to learn yoga? What style of yoga do I want to learn? What type of teaching style would I […]

8 April 2021 ∙ 8 minutes reading time

Movies can be a good source of motivation.

Motivational Bodybuilding Films

Bodybuilding can be an exciting sport. Being able to see changes that are happening to your body like building muscle or increasing strength can be an addictive feeling. It can also help build confidence inside and outside of the gym. Bodybuilding is focused on building muscle. It’s one of the most popular training styles you’ll […]

20 March 2021 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

Taking Full Advantage of Online Italian Classes

"Do you know what an accent is? It's a sign of bravery." -Amy Chua Learning a new language isn't a flawless experience without any bumps in the road. Acquiring fluency in a foreign tongue requires effort, persistence, and bravery. However, it's important to state that the road to comprehension in languages such as Italian is […]

29 March 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Tear down the barriers that keep you from using your German skills

How to Maximise Vocab Retention

A comedian once joked that spoken German sounds like machinegun fire. His audience laughed heartily, but only in part because there was more than a grain of truth to what he said. The joke worked well within the context of his spiel - look, a German word! German words liberally pepper our English language; 'pepper' […]

28 March 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

How to Get Writing Practice

Whether studying German, French or Mandarin Chinese, most language learners place more value on being able to speak the language and understand when a native speaker of that language talks to them. Reading comes in third in the language-skill rankings. There's nothing wrong with that; in fact, there's a bit of logic behind it. Usually, […]

28 March 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Boost Your Reading Comprehension in German

Face-to-face communication can be easy to understand even if you don't speak the same language as the other person. You only need to interpret their body language and listen to their tone of voice to get a rough idea of what that person hopes to convey. Text messages can accurately convey what the writer wants […]

28 March 2021 ∙ 8 minutes reading time

Which are the best sites for learning violin?

Can You Learn the Violin Online?

Everyone loves music. What about you? Think of a world without music; that may not be a great world to live in, right? Yes, it wouldn't because music isn't just music but a getaway from certain emotions and could even be therapy for others. There are some gaps in life that only good music can […]

29 March 2021 ∙ 12 minutes reading time

Men singing

Can Singing Students Skip Grades?

Have you ever found yourself wondering: 'Do I need to go through all the singing grades?' Well, this article is just for you. While singing grade exams are designed around a framework that tracks the student's progression from beginner to advanced stages, the rules are not set in stone. There are several factors that make […]

28 January 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Exam score sheet

Singing Exams Canada

Singing is an art, and just like every other aspect art, it needs to be mastered. Good music is a series of sounds that is pleasant to the ears. However, several factors come to play for you to enjoy good music, which includes a good singing voice and the right instrument like the piano. To […]

26 January 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

A grade sheet

Singing Grades in Canada

Music is not all about raw, gripping talent, and a meteoric rise to fame. Yes, Shawn Mendes did it when he stormed the online world with his compelling vocals and incredible mastery of the acoustic guitar. Justin Bieber also did it at the young age of thirteen when he suddenly skyrocketed to fame after he […]

25 January 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

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Tools and Resources for Learning Emotional Intelligence

You have probably heard people talk about emotional intelligence so much that it may have become a food for thought to you especially since they never provided valuable information that helps you acquire the skills. There is just so much talk about how emotional intelligence is very important in the workplace, places of learning, family, […]

29 March 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time


Gaining Emotional Intelligence

You have probably come across someone who knows how to react to different situations without making anyone feel upset. They know what to say at the right time. They are never short of words. Most people describe them as "great decision-makers." You probably also know most people who can manage their emotions perfectly. They don't […]

29 March 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Woman laughing

What is Emotional Intelligence?

What's more important than emotional intelligence? Is it IQ or something else? When it comes to success and happiness in life, EQ matters as much as IQ. Research has shown that many people want to be emotionally intelligent, but they don't know how to go about it. This post will guide you to show you […]

29 March 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

A woman speaking

Why Emotional Intelligence is Significant

We often cannot recognize the emotions that we are feeling at a particular time. We just know we feel something but we cannot see it. Other times, we may or may not recognize those feelings but we still cannot manage it without being overwhelmed or swamped. How about getting jobs done? It is not the […]

29 March 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Over four years, Superprof has taken Europe by storm and it now spreading further afield

Superprof: Global Experts in Private And Online Tutoring

Deciding to take private lessons is the first step to discovering the numerous and oftentimes confusing choices and options available to you in searching for the perfect tutor. With Superprof as the number one company in Europe for home tutoring, the possibilities of benefiting from tailored learning with a personal tutor are endless. However, it […]

24 February 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

We constantly work to imporve our tutoring website so it is as accessible as possible for private tutors and students alike.

Customer Satisfaction at Superprof

For nearly eight years, Superprof, the world leader in private tutoring, has kept three clearly defined objectives in their company mission: To connect motivated students with tutors and teachers in a variety of different subjects To promote the sharing of knowledge around the world To provide as many people as possible with access to our […]

24 February 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Support from our tutor team is available throughout your Superprof journey

Superprof’s Private Tutors and Students

Founded in August of 2013, Superprof has since been growing. The one on one tutoring start-up has made its way onto the world stage, with its online tutoring services found in Brazil, Belgium, Spain, London and Mexico to name a few. This growth and development would never have been possible without the hard work and […]

24 February 2021 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

Can you use Zoom for online tutorials?

The Pros and Cons of Tutoring with Zoom

“Humans are the reproductive organs of technology.” - Kevin Kelly While computers may never replace the human mind, they can definitely help us to share knowledge more effectively. This is especially true when it comes to online tutorials as learning from videos, streamed lessons, and online tutors are all becoming more popular. There are plenty […]

28 January 2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time